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Board Nominations Deadline: May 6, 2011 President-Elect ("Officer") Nominations Deadline: June 5, 2011
The International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) is encouraging members and affiliates to submit nominations for the Society’s Board of Directors and President-elect. Nominations are submitted at www.iscb.org/nominate (you must login to your membership record to access the nomination form - if you are a member of an affiliated regional group and do not have an ISCB membership, please encourage a leader of your regional group to submit a nomination from your region). Self nominations will not be accepted.
If you know of excellent candidates that meet the eligibility requirements below, please be sure to submit your nomination(s) right away.
Nominations for Board of Directors will be accepted through May 6, 2011. Election of Board members will take place during the annual ISCB Board of Directors meeting in July 2011.
Nominations for Officer will be accepted through June 5, 2011. Election of the Officer will take place via online voting by the membership in July, 2011, including during the ISMB conference.
Each nomination requires the name, affiliation, and e-mail address of the nominee, along with an assurance that the nominee meets the qualifications and is willing to stand for election for the position in question. The nomination must also include a few sentences of justification that makes the strongest case possible for the nominee.
Full information regarding the 2011 nominations/elections timeline, call for nominations, and Director and Officer responsibilities can be found at www.iscb.org/iscb-leadership-a-staff-/officers-and-board-directors/nomination-election-procedures.
We are looking forward to an active participation by the ISCB membership in the nominations and election process, and I thank you in advance for your qualified nominations.
Chair, ISCB Nominations Committee
Dear ISCB Member,
Since 2009 the leadership of the International Society for Computational Biology has been honoring our most distinctive members as Fellows. Nominations for the 2011 ISCB Class of Fellows are now being sought (self nominations are not allowed) to identify those members that have made exceptional contributions to the field of computational biology/bioinformatics. If you know of a member that you believe has earned his or her place among ISCB's Fellows, please nominate today.
Information about the ISCB Fellows program and selection criteria can be found at www.iscb.org/iscb-fellows.
The nomination form is available at www.iscb.org/fellow-nomination (as only members can nominate, login is required).
The nomination deadline is April 30, 3011.
Thank you for your considerate nomination!